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key
microchip-linux-firmware
short_name
Microchip Linux Firmware License
name
Microchip Linux Firmware License
category
Proprietary Free
owner
Microchip
homepage_url
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/firmware/linux-firmware.git/tree/LICENCE.microchip
spdx_license_key
LicenseRef-scancode-microchip-linux-firmware
license_text
REDISTRIBUTION: Permission is hereby granted by Microchip Technology
Incorporated (Microchip), free of any license fees, to any person obtaining a
copy of this firmware (the "Software"), to install, reproduce, copy and
distribute copies, in binary form, hexadecimal or equivalent formats only, the
Software and to permit persons to whom the Software is provided to do the same,
subject to the following conditions:

* Any redistribution of the Software must reproduce the above copyright notice,
  this license notice, and the following disclaimers and notices in the
  documentation and/or other materials provided with the Software.

* Neither the name of Microchip, its products nor the names of its suppliers
  may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this Software without
  specific prior written permission.

* No reverse engineering, decompilation, or disassembly of this Software is
  permitted.

Limited patent license.  Microchip grants a world-wide, royalty-free,
non-exclusive, revocable license under any patents that it now has or hereafter
may have, own or control related to the Software to make, have made, use,
import, offer to sell and sell ("Utilize") this Software, but solely to the
extent that any such patent is necessary to Utilize the Software in conjunction
with Microchip processors. The patent license shall not apply to any other
combinations which include this Software nor to any other Microchip patents or
patent rights. No hardware per se is licensed hereunder.

DISCLAIMER: THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY MICROCHIP "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT ARE
DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL ATMEL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT,
INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR
PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE
OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF
ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.